Charleston County, South Carolina's estimated population is 426,958 with a growth rate of 1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Charleston County, South Carolina is the 4th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 350,940 and has seen a growth of 21.66% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.98%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.93%.
92.64% of Charleston County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.14% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Charleston County, South Carolina is Native, with 46.01% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Charleston County, South Carolina is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.85%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Charleston County, South Carolina
94.18% of Charleston County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 49.76% having been born in South Carolina. 3.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.